constitutum

noun
con·​sti·​tu·​tum | \ ˌkänztəˈtütəm, -än(t)stəˈt- \
plural constituta\ -​ütə \

Definition of constitutum

Roman law
: an agreement not made by formal stipulation whereby one promises to discharge on a given day at a fixed place an existing obligation or to give security for its fulfillment

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History and Etymology for constitutum

Latin, neuter of constitutus

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“Constitutum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/constitutum. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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